Oh man I can imagine being in that room. It hurts.
But I have to appreciate her enthusiasm and desire to appeal to what she perceives as her students' interests. I'm guessing she's a fairly new teacher and hasn't grown bitter and jaded yet. Which is a good thing, I hope she never grows bitter and jaded.
It's less about being out of touch and more about remembering how awful we* all were when we* were that age.
*we = everyone.
Wait until they get to college and find the exact same kind of teacher with the exact same kind of gimmicks, only now it costs money to be in that hell and they have to force themselves to have the discipline to stay submerged in it.
Wait until they get to McDonalds and find the exact same kind of middle manager with the exact same kind of gimmicks, only now they need the money to survive and have to force themselves to have the discipline to stay submerged in it.
Wait until they get that teaching job and have to become the exact same kind of teacher with the exact same kind of gimmicks, only now their whole career is riding on it and they have to force themselves to have the discipline to stay submerged in it.
that finger's ring-free. im starting the over-under on the cat population of her one-bedroom apartment at three.
John Taylor Gatto's new book "Clowning Us Up" will address this, as soon as someone pries the revolver out of his mouth.
the colored light display shining on the slightly warped panel ceiling that was likely last replaced about a decade ago really emphasizes the inescapable void aesthetic of the whole video
|Maggot Brain |
Why would anyone become a teacher in the USA? What I remember most from high school was my teachers talking about their dream jobs after they got out of teaching that very next year. "When this year is over I'm becoming a full time dog walker. The pay is better and dogs don't have to ask to use the bathroom."
|Robin Kestrel |
At some point I'd try to quietly slip out of there, because that woman is crazy.
No. Duh. I thought we were all smart here or something.
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